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AED Failures

Derek J. Chong

in Epilepsy

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780199743506
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322794 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199743506.003.0016

Series: What Do I Do Now

AED Failures

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Seizures may continue to occur with medical treatment or the treatment may cause intolerable side effects; both are considered failures. The main choice to consider is substitution with another agent in monotherapy versus dual therapy.

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Subjects: Neurology

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